The purpose of Refrigeration Technician is to maintain, diagnose, repair, rebuild, adjust, perform preventive maintenance and install equipment within and around the facility so as to keep the production operational and have zero loss of production. This individual will perform the duties of a Refrigeration Technician and assist other maintenance personnel on his/her shift and will be responsible for all necessary paperwork and documentation as they relate to the job.
<ul><li><span style="font-family: verdana, geneva; font-size: 8pt;">The operation of ammonia refrigeration compressors, condensers, pumps, vessels / recirculators, purgers, evaporators / RMAU’s, and heat exchangers while using standard operating procedure
3+ years’ experience in operations and maintenance, preferably of Ammonia Refrigeration system.
Electrical experience and troubleshooting in low and high voltage circuits, motors, and controls.
Strong reading, math, writing, analytical, skills required and high school diploma or GED equivalent.
Basic knowledge of computers.
Must able to lift 100 pounds.
Must be able to work in confined spaces.
Must be able to pass a pulmonary function & respirator fit test.
Must be able to work in -40 to 100+ degree temperatures.
Must not be afraid of heights.
Perform assigned tasks efficiently with minimum supervision.
PSM 14 elements awareness
Previous Haz-Mat experience
Having HVAC experience with refrigerants R-22, R-134a, R-404A, R-407C, and R-410A
A great job—and a great future—awaits you at Smithfield Foods. As the world’s largest pork processor and hog producer, we’re a $15-billion global food company with more than 52,000 employees. We’re looking for motivated people who want to join our team and grow lasting and meaningful careers with us.
We’re passionate about delivering on our promise to produce “Good Food. Responsibly.®”, and military veterans throughout the company support our mission. These veterans understand the value of purposeful work and play a daily role in advancing Smithfield Foods.
Veterans have a variety of backgrounds, and to match that, Smithfield offers a variety of careers. Areas of possibility include: